Ray Mears got it wrong

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  1. tofo

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    Rumour has it he was going to demonstrate how to rub two fleecies together to start a fire so he wouldn't have been popular there anyway.

    Apparently that bit of bad timing has cost him ten grand in speaker's fees - how the other half lives eh?
     
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    Ray Nears was,nt the only one

    Lol Eric
     
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    'Jeremia Clarkson' is the biggest hater of caravan I have seen on TV.
     
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    Strange these "tv types" get a bit of "fame" next thing they are experts on EVERYTHING :mad::mad:
     
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    He was talking about "Statics" !! Does anyone like seeing the coast blanketed with white boxes ?? Praa sands is "wall to wall" with the bloody things !! Right on the beautiful coast !!
    But, I see and accept, that they are the only chance of a holiday for some......
    Its difficult...
     
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    Moral of the story:
    First take the money, then speak the truth :roflmto::roflmto:
     
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    Spoken like a true Politian ( apart from the truth bit)
     
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    ......and it's better than people buying second homes and destroying our villages......
     
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    He wasn't cos he said he get a stuck behind them...

    Mind you, I hate tuggers too...
     
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    Truth be told he doesn't need the money and hated the gig so did what he did, just wonder how much do these celebs get for going on that (101) type of show?
     
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    Having read the article which noted-

    A statement from Pelican Communications added Mears had recorded Room 101 before entering negotiations to appear at the caravan show.

    "We feel his agent should have made us aware of this pre-recording the moment we began communicating," it continued.

    It appears Mears is easily swayed from his beliefs and opinions at the smell of money. If he felt that strongly about caravans, static or mobile, why go into negotiations to do the show. I notice they've invited him along to the show anyway, to see for himself. I hope they made the narrow minded git pay for his ticket.
     
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